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OOMCTL(1)                        oomctl                        OOMCTL(1)

NAME         top

       oomctl - Analyze the state stored in systemd-oomd

SYNOPSIS         top

       oomctl [OPTIONS...] {COMMAND}

DESCRIPTION         top

       oomctl may be used to get information about the various contexts
       read in by the systemd(1) userspace out-of-memory (OOM) killer,

COMMANDS         top

       The following commands are understood:

           Show the current state of the cgroups and system contexts
           stored by systemd-oomd.

           Added in version 247.

OPTIONS         top

       The following options are understood:

       -h, --help
           Print a short help text and exit.

           Print a short version string and exit.

           Do not pipe output into a pager.

EXIT STATUS         top

       On success, 0 is returned, a non-zero failure code otherwise.

SEE ALSO         top

       systemd(1), systemd-oomd.service(8), oomd.conf(5)

COLOPHON         top

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Pages that refer to this page: oomd.conf(5)systemd.directives(7)systemd.index(7)systemd-oomd.service(8)